With the IELTS test, you can be sure you’re choosing the most highly-regarded and internationally-recognised English language test for higher education and global migration.

IELTS registration is simple. To book, simply choose your country/territory from the dropdown menu above and follow the steps when prompted. You’ll need to know which type of test is right for you, so make sure you read up on Which test should I take? before making your choice.

What to expect from your IELTS test

Convenient dates and locations

With this test, you’re not restricted to a small number of fixed IELTS exam dates. Depending on local demand, you can choose from as many as 48 different test dates throughout the year. There are also more than 800 official IELTS test centres around the world so you can find one convenient to you.

If you live in Bolivia, Brazil, France, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Guayana, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Italy, Mauritius, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Qatar, South Africa, Spain, Suriname, Turkey or Ukraine, you also have the option to take the test from home via IELTS Online.

Easy booking and friendly, professional staff

You can book your IELTS test using the dropdown menu above or in person. There are convenient payment options and if you need any extra help, our experienced staff members are on hand at every step. 

Get access to IELTS One Skill Retake when you book IELTS on Computer

IELTS One Skill Retake is a new feature designed to help you get your desired test score without retaking the full test. If you want to improve your score on one test skill, you can retake any of the four IELTS skills – Listening, Reading, Writing, or Speaking within 60 days of your original test date. IELTS One Skill Retake is currently only available for IELTS on Computer bookings. 

Once you’ve booked you will receive:

  • Free access to IELTS Ready: Premium
    IELTS Ready: Premium includes 40 practice tests across the four skills: Speaking, Writing, Reading and Listening. 
  • Five free copies of your Test Report Form
    These are the forms that we send to immigration offices, universities, prospective employers, etc. If you have taken your test via IELTS Online, you will receive your results electronically, which you can then email direct to organisations or print to send by post.

Your questions answered:

What happens if I need to change my IELTS exam date?
If you need to postpone or cancel your IELTS exam booking, we ask that you give us five weeks’ notice. You’ll then receive a refund (minus an administration charge).
If you have a medical certificate to confirm why you need to postpone or cancel, this notice period extends to five days before your scheduled IELTS exam date.

What if I miss my IELTS test due to circumstances beyond my control?
If you are delayed by circumstances beyond your control, the IELTS test centre may offer you a test on the next available test date.
For any other queries, please take a look at our FAQs.